Led by Naseen Valji, 59, and Mohamed Kanji, 47, Beta has evolved from a single pharmacy, set up in 1986 in Essex, to a wholesaler and exporter of prescription drugs and other medical products. It supplies more than 300 pharmacies in the UK, as well as international clients such as hospitals and clinics. Exports hit £3.3m in 2017. Key markets include Europe, the Middle East and east Africa.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank142
CompanyBeta Pharmaceuticals
ActivityPharmaceuticals wholesaler
LocationEssex
2-yr av intl sales growth pa46.44%
International sales £000s3,275
Total sales £000s32,425
Staff80
Founded1986
Websitewww.betapharmaceuticals.co.uk

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